Monaco Grand Prix : 2019 – Live Stream F1 The team’s astonishing error in failing to clock that Charles Leclerc was vulnerable to being knocked out in the first part of qualifying at the Monaco Grand Prix, realising Sebastian Vettel was, and then having to watch as the German eliminated his team-mate, who was standing, disbelieving in the pits, belonged in the realm of farce.
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But it is all too real for Ferrari at the moment.
Team principal Mattia Binotto held his hand up afterwards and admitted the team had made “a mistake, a misjudgement”.
RadioTimes.com rounds up how you can watch all the action live on TV this weekend with full Sky Sports and Channel 4 broadcast details.
Sky Sports F1 have exclusive coverage rights in the UK this year and indeed for the next few. Their qualifying program starts at 1pm BST on Saturday whilst the race coverage begins at 12.30pm BST on Sunday.
Channel 4 have just the one live race this year – the British Grand Prix – but their highlights packages start at 6.30pm BST on Saturday for qualifying and 7pm BST on Sunday for the race.
Charles Leclerc was a shock Q1 casualty in Monaco GP qualifying as the Ferrari driver endured a nightmare Saturday ahead of his home race.
Leclerc was left in the pits by Ferrari as other drivers improved in the first part of qualifying, and the disastrous result means he is set to start Sunday’s race from 16th.
“It’s a very difficult one to take,” Leclerc told Sky F1. “I need some explanations.”
Monaco Grand Prix favourite Lewis Hamilton was fastest in two practice sessions on Thursday before Charles Leclerc finished top in the final try-out.
Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel, who had spoken of the need to go faster following the Spanish Grand Prix, cut a frustrated figure after crashing at Turn One.
Vettel had earlier warned: “This track is unique and anything can happen this weekend so the media and the form of the last five races is irrelevant.
“We know we are not quick enough to beat Mercedes but we are working very hard to try to make a difference as soon as we can.